Asakura-chōso-kan  (朝倉彫塑館)

This sculpture museum in situated in Yanaka, which is a district in Tokyo's Taito ward. It is the former home and studio of the Japanese sculptor Asakura Fumio (1883 - 1964). The house, studio and garden have been designed by the artist himself, and it took 7 years to complete the construction works (1935).

Contents:
Introduction
Asakura Fumio
The Five Constants
The Garden
Anikas Impressions
Around Asakura-chōso-kan


10 pages full of information about the gardens of Asakura-chōso-kan
2 illustrations of the courtyard garden
12 pictures of the gardens

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Directions

How to get there
The museum is a 5 minute walk away from Nippori station on the Yamanote line.

Opening times
9:30am - 4:30pm (last entry 4:00pm)
Closed from Dec.29th ~ Jan. 1st
Also on every Monday and Friday.
If Mon. or Fri. is a Holiday, it will be open but close the following day.

Admission fee
500 Yen

Address
台東区谷中7-18-10
Taito-ku, Yanaka 7-18-10

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